Restrictions easing for Central Victoria from 11.59pm

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The Victorian Government announced that restrictions will ease in Regional Victoria from 11.59pm on Thursday 3 June and will be extended for seven days in Greater Melbourne.  

Key restriction changes for Regional Victoria include: 

  • You can leave home for any reason 
  • Schools will return to face to face learning for all year levels
  • Face coverings:
    • Must be carried at all times
    • Must be worn indoors except if at home, or if an exception applies
    • Must be worn outdoors where 1.5 metres physical distancing cannot be maintained

Greater Melbourne restrictions:

  • There will still be only five reasons to leave home: 
    • Shopping for necessary goods and services
    • Authorised work or education
    • Exercise, a 2-hour limit with one other person
    • Caregiving, compassionate, and medical reasons
    • To get vaccinated
  • People will be able to travel further for exercise and shopping, with an expanded 10km radius.

Visit www.amicus.org.au/covid-19 to keep up with current updates on restriction levels. 

COVID Vaccines

People aged 40-49 are now eligible for vaccines at state-run centres. 

To check if you are eligible visit the vaccine eligibility checker below.